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Your 7 chakras, explained—plus how to tell if they’re blocked

Odds are, if you’ve attended a yoga class, group meditation, or indulged in an hourlong reiki session, your instructor or practitioner most likely …

Spirituality

Cyberpunk Hong Kong: Moody Street Photography by Sean Foley

Excellent cyberpunk photos by Sean Foley, a talented self-taught photographer, retoucher, and urban explorer from Hong Kong. Sean explores the …

Hong Kong

Celebrating the 'little wins', simple actions that save money

<b>These are not earth-shattering strategies, but they keep me inspired and motivated.</b><p>There are few things as satisfying in life as saving money. …

The University of British Columbia's Bacteria-Driven Solar Cell Can Produce Energy Under Cloudy Skies

Researchers at the University of British Columbia have unveiled details of their recently-designed “bacteria-powered solar cell” capable of …

Meet the Vegan, All-Female Anti-Poaching Team That Has Been More Effective at Defending Animals Than Any Other

Poaching is one of the largest threats presently facing precious endangered animals such as elephants, lions, and rhinos. Fed up with this senseless, …

Six Brain Hacks To Learn Anything Faster

Research proves there are ways to learn new skills and concepts with speed and ease.<p>Whether it’s a new technology, a foreign language, or an advanced skill, staying competitive often means learning new things. Nearly two-thirds of U.S. workers have taken a course or sought additional training to …

A Two-Minute Mindfulness Practice to Unhijack Your Attention

In the midst of our busy lives, awareness can serve as an anchor, allowing you to get out of your head and into the present moment. But it can be …

The FBI's Best Negotiator Says This Is the 1 Thing You Need to Influence Anyone

Hostage negotiators don't kid themselves about emotions. You shouldn't either.<p>Chris Voss may be the best negotiator in the world.<p>Voss spent more than two decades in the FBI, during which he worked on more than 150 international hostage cases. Eventually, he was chosen among thousands of agents to …

Stunning Time-Lapse Footage of Hawaii’s Kīlauea Eruption

A volcanic eruption is often not the explosive, flash-flood-of-lava affair that persists in the popular imagination, largely thanks to the notorious event at Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD. Rather, volcanic eruptions can be disasters in slow motion. This is currently the case in Hawaii, where Kīlauea, a …

6 new movie trailers you need to watch from this past week

Full disclosure, I did not see <i>Solo</i> yet, and I have no plans of doing so in the very near future. It appears that, like me, many <i>Star Wars</i> fans aren’t …

The Ivy Lee Method: A 100-year old, 15-minute routine for stress-free productivity

In the early 1900s, Charles M. Schwab, President of Bethlehem Steel Corporation — a steel and shipping company — wanted to increase the efficiency of …

Time Management

Historic Footage of Surfboards Going Rogue

In <i>Unleashed: When Surfboards Roamed</i> <i>Free</i>, the Encyclopedia of Surfing uses archival footage to illustrate the perilous days before surfboard leashes.

30 behaviors that will make you unstoppable

A lot of people are good at what they do. Some are even elite. A select few are completely unstoppable.<p>Those who are unstoppable are in their own …

Motivation

Feeling Anxious? This Simple Navy SEAL Trick Calms Your Nervous System in 5 Minutes Flat

If it works in combat, it will work for what you're going through.<p>Mark Divine is a U.S. Navy SEAL and the founder of SEALFIT, a fitness organization for those who want to push themselves to the max.<p>Divine is no stranger to stress and extreme circumstances. And there's one practice he says has risen …

This Street Artist Uses Incredible 3D Typography

The British artist Pref has been interested for twenty years in the aesthetics of graffiti, he works to the maximum typography he will use. The text …

How to Make Your Own Liquid Fertilizers Out of Household Waste

Liquid fertilizers can be a really effective way of giving plants an immediate boost. This can be useful in situations such as fruiting plants going …

Motion Design and Typography: Liquid Calligraphy

Ruslan Khasanov shared this amazing post that blend typography and motion design with the physics. The music is by Dmitry Evgrafov. The beauty of …

Typography

This video of a bunny harvestman might change you forever

<b>Our photo of the day comes with moving images of a daddy longlegs that you will likely never forget.</b><p>Behold the bunny harvestman! This fabulous shot …

Daughter builds and shares peaceful tiny home with elderly mother

There are many doubts about the suitability of families living in tiny homes, many of which are smaller than 300 square feet. However, we know it can …

The New $10 IKEA Product Every Kitchen Needs

When keeping a dish warm on the stove or covering a bowl of salad to store in the fridge, we’re likely all guilty of reaching for the cling wrap or …

Easily Remove Distracting Background Elements From a Photograph In Three Steps

Sometimes a background element distracts from the focus of an image too much, but it can't be avoided in the composition. That's where this video …

Algae causes glowing aqua waves in San Diego – video

A bloom of bioluminescent phytoplankton has dazzled San Diego residents as the abundance of the algae along the coats lights up the water.<p>The bloom was cause by a red tide, resulting in a higher level than normal of the plankton in the water. When the small organisms are disturbed, they let off …

12 groups of companion plants to make your vegetable garden thrive

<b>Some plants help each other enormously, while others hinder their neighbors – use this cheat sheet to ensure harmony in the vegetable plot.</b><p>There can …

He left prison for the first time since he was a teenager. Then he started filming.

<b>14 days after finishing a 20-year sentence in prison, Bilal Coleman appeared on video in an unlikely setting: a garden full of fresh herbs.</b><p>With this, …

Mindfulness at work: Study first to uncover positive benefits for teams

Challenges and differences in opinion are inevitable when working in a team. But new research suggests some of these conflicts can be reduced, or …

These all-electric rides are the future of smart transport

Going electric isn’t all about four wheels. There are plenty of other options that aren't Tesla's latest high-end cars. In fact, electric vehicles …

May 2018 Recommended Reading for Serious Photographers

The great thing about photography - well, one of the great things - is that there are so many different resources that you can use to develop your …

How Does It Feel Casually Putting 140 Miles In Two Weeks On An Electric Bicycle?

<b>Published on</b> February 28th, 2018 | <i>by Nicolas Zart</i><p>0<p>February 28th, 2018 by <b>Nicolas Zart</b><p>When a company with the name “Rad Power Bikes” comes to you with …

Batteries

How to keep ants out of your house naturally

<b>This simple nontoxic trick is a little miracle ... and no ants were harmed in the writing of this story.</b><p>I am a total wuss when it comes to killing …

Chopsticks for the Modern Man

Chopsticks have gone widely unchanged for thousands of years, but Yuan Design has given them a functional facelift that’s also here to stay! …